Christenberry H. Abernathy

1854–22 November 1936 (Age 82)
Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Christenberry H.

When Christenberry H. Abernathy was born in 1854, in Georgia, United States, his father, James Abernathy, was 42 and his mother, Lucinda Allison, was 36. He married Ruth Ann Adams on 9 January 1875, in White, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in District 268, Hall, Georgia, United States in 1900 and Lula, Hall, Georgia, United States in 1920. He died on 22 November 1936, in Hall, Georgia, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Gillsville, Hall, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christenberry H. Abernathy
1854–1936
Ruth Ann Adams
1857–1936
Marriage: 9 January 1875
William Edmond Abernathy
1874–1942
Charles Gusta Abernathy
1877–1957
Lula A. Abernathy
1881–1967
Mattie Abernathy
1884–1960
Annie Abernathy
1885–1908
Andy A. Abernathy
1888–1958
Osborn Abernathy
1890–
Nola Abernathy
1902–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 January 1875White, Georgia, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1857
    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries: 1857: Habersham, Georgia, United States *1858: White, Georgia, United States. [*Created from Habersham County on December 22, 1857 and took effect on January 1, 1958]
    1863
    Age 9
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 22
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from Abernethy in southeastern Perthshire. The placename is of Pictish origin, meaning ‘mouth of the river Nethy’.History: This was the name of a cadet branch of MacDuff earls of Fife and one of the surnames of the Scots who settled in northern Ireland during the ‘plantation’ in the 17th century, and it was brought to the US as the name of a Southern plantation owner (in a different sense of the word ‘plantation’).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Abernathey
    Abernethy

    Sources (13)

    • Cristenbury Abernathy in household of James Abernathy, "United States Census, 1860"
    • C. H. Aburnathy, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
    • Abernathy in entry for William Abernathy, "Georgia Deaths, 1928-1942"

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